Centennial Decade Trees Commission Records, 1988-1995
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Brief Description:

The Centennial Decade Trees Commission Records, 1988-1995, include the following:

Introductory materials contain documents pertaining to the startup of the organization including a resolution to create the Centennial Decade Trees Commission, administrative rules, and a timeline from June 1993 until February 1994.

Membership documents include committee membership from 1990 until 1995 along with portfolios of individual members. Also, included are Suezette Bieri's membership documents, 1992-1995.

Meeting minutes, 1990-1995.

Correspondence consists of letters and memos between committee members and others, 1988-1995.

Included in the financial section, 1983-2000, are budget materials, revenue and expenditures, and the centennial trees trust fund. Also included are documents for the America the Beautiful community challenge grant program sponsored by CDTC.

Publications by the CDTC, 1990-1994, include The Trees Tradition, a newsletter with news and information about CDTC. Also included are news releases and tree event proclamations made by Centennial Trees Commission.

The Prairie Forester, Committee Review, and other miscellaneous publications, 1989-1995, are included in publications by other organizations regarding the Centennial Decade Trees Commission. The Prairie Forester and Committee Review were newsletters by the Soil Conservation. The Prairie Forester is for the citizens of the state and Committee Review is for the Soil Conservation supervisors.

Advertising documents, 1990-1992, include papers that pertain to people using the CDTC logo and also advertising and marketing documents.

Reports, 1991-1995.

Legislative documents, 1994-1995, contain bills pertaining to the Centennial Trees Commission.

The programs and projects section include documents about the North Dakota Centennial Decade Windbreak Program, the Capitol Grounds project and the Red River Basin demonstration project.

Award and recognition ceremonies include nomination forms and award recipients presented by the Centennial Trees Commission. Also included is information about the centennial trees bowl.

There are the annual tree planting goals, the North Dakota register of champion trees and also a tree events calendar are included in the documents pertaining to the trees in the state, 1990-1993.

Included in the community documents, 1991-1992, is a tree planting survey and a resolution by the city of Conway.

The teaching information folders, 1990-1993, include workshop materials, Arbor Day information, and an educational enrichment information packet.

Held at:
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections
Chester Fritz Library
3051 University Ave Stop 9000
Grand Forks, ND 58202 9000
Phone: 701-777-4625
Fax: 701-777-3319
Email: und.archives [at] library.und.edu
Record Series Number: OGLMC/1279
Created by: Centennial Decade Trees Commission
Volume: 1.25 Linear Feet
Acquired: 01/24/1994. Additional materials were donated by Suezette Bieri on August 28, 1995 (95-2042)
Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
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Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Suezette Bieri, Grand Forks, North Dakota  Donation; 94-1933
PreferredCitation: (Description of Item). Centennial Decade Trees Commission Records. OGLMC 1279. Box #, Folder #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections. Chester Fritz Library. University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid added to Archon in August 2012.